Mazes – Bodies (single) (Fat Cat Records)

Indie act Mazes are currently touring the U.K. with The Cribs and to celebrate they have released a cassette single. The A-Side of the cassette is “Bodies”, taken from their forthcoming record and… Continue reading

Palma Violets – Last of The Summer Wine (single) (Rough Trade)

“Last of The Summer Wine” is the b-side to “Best of Friends”, the debut single from the hotly tipped Palma Violets. Sound Advice reviewed the A-side “Best of Friends” at the end of… Continue reading

Yeasayer – Reagan’s Skeleton (single) (Secretly Canadian)

“Reagan’s Skeleton” is the new single lifted off Yeasayer’s brilliant third album ‘Fragrant World’, which was released back in August. While the Brooklyn trio’s danceable disco grooves are firmly intact, “Reagan’s Skeleton” is… Continue reading

Halls – Ark (album) (No Pain In Pop)

What it says on the tin and what it actually is can often be quite different things. However, in the case of Halls debut album, ‘Ark’, the product description on the website of… Continue reading

The I.D – Bloodsweat And Honour / Own Designed Love (single) (self-released)

Following the launch of the track “Age Anti Age” (read review), which surfaced online back in May, London based indie-rock quartet The I.D. are gearing up to release the double A-side single, “Bloodsweat… Continue reading

Between You And Me – Crystal Aquarium (EP) (self-released)

What’s in a name? A lot when you listen to ‘Crystal Aquarium’ –  a new four song EP from Miami producer Jonathan Abramson who records and releases music under the name Between You… Continue reading

Novella – Mary’s Gun (single) (Italian Beach Babes)

Having only just released their debut self-titled EP in May this year (following an earlier 7” and split 12” release), the London based psychedelic-rock/pop quartet of Hollie Warren (guitars/vocals), Sophy Hollington (guitar), Suki… Continue reading

Amusement – King of The World (single) (self-released)

Things have taken off rather quickly for Croydon’s Amusement. Forming only 12 months ago as a duo consisting of Andrew Smith and Joe Sigee, Amusement have expanded to include drummer Ulysses Alvarez and… Continue reading

City Reign – Ahead of Ideas (single) (Car Boot Records)

Few cities have given birth to such incredible calibre of bands and songwriters over the years as Manchester.  Formed three years ago, Manchester’s City Reign made up of songwriting pair Chris Bull and… Continue reading